Oil producers to extend output curbs at OPEC meeting

Oil producers gather in Vienna for meeting expected to agree an extension of oil production curbs.

GCC and Arab League call for Yemen unity

Trump to urge Muslim leaders to fight extremism in major speech

Saudi looks to assert regional leadership against Iran

Kuwait upholds jail term for three royals

Saudi king hopes ‘historic’ Muslim-US summit enhances relations

Germany slams Turkey’s ban on MPs visiting NATO base

Sisi’s recent tour seeks to refresh Egyptian-Gulf ties

The jetliner bomb threats behind Trump’s laptop ban

Erdogan says trade with Gulf below full potential

Unemployment and extremism top concerns of Arab youth

UN says food insecurity drives global migration

Arab League requests UN probe of Israeli prisons

IMF says Gulf states moving ‘in the right direction’

Kuwaiti resigns from FIFA council to fight bribery claim

Europe’s 2017 elections affecting lives of Arabs, Muslims

Kuwait suspect confesses to plotting IS attacks

Kuwaiti opposition leader freed from prison

Saudi says oil producers may need to extend output cuts

Kuwait inks new mega energy supply deal with Egypt

Arab leaders focus on Iran threat, reviving peace plan

Kuwait to borrow more to plug budget deficit

Wide gap between Arab leaders’ official stands and facts on the ground

Kuwaiti woman detained for filming maid's attempted suicide

Arab leaders reject 'foreign interference' in their affairs

Arab leaders meet in Sweimeh on conflicts, 'terror'

No unanimity on Syria ahead of Arab Summit

UN chief urges Arab leaders to confront Syria war

Arab League set to oppose Trump Israel embassy shift

Arab League chief urges resolution to Syria conflict

Serious challenges for Arab leaders in Amman

Qaeda, IS developing harder-to-detect bombs say experts

Britain joins US in banning laptops on flights from Turkey, Arab world

Kuwait bans hit movie ‘Beauty and the Beast’

US bans electronic devices from cabins on Middle East flights

Kuwait raises $8 bn in first foreign bond issue

IEA says OPEC abides by output cut

OPEC says producers complying with oil cut deal

Anti-Muslim hate has gone mainstream in Europe

McMaster could lead to more predictable foreign policy


I AM, an exhibition by Arab women artists

After Amman, the I AM exhibition is to travel to London and Washington.

‘A Small Death’ by Saudi writer Mohamed Hasan Alwan wins IPAF Prize

Saudi novelist wins Arabic fiction award for tale of Sufi scholar's journey from 12th century Muslim Spain to Damascus broadening his view of human spirit.

Book Review: The Muslim world’s ‘struggle between faith and reason’

For centuries, Ottoman authorities threatened to execute anyone who published books.

Halla Walla: First Arab-inspired emojis app

Based in UAE, Bahraini Yasmine Rasool, 31, Japanese Eriko Varkey, 30, decide digital world needs emojis with Arab twist.

Kuwait’s al-Deehani wins men's double trap as independent

Army officer Deehani, winner of Kuwait's only two previous Olympic medals, is first independent to win gold at an Olympics.

First NBA Stores to open in Qatar

NBA, Qatari fashion company will partner in opening first NBA Stores in Middle East during 2016-17 league season.

UAE businessman launches largest Arab education fund

Abdulla al-Ghurair Foundation for Education says it plans to provide scholarships for 15,000 Middle Eastern students over next 10 years.

Kuwait court acquits sports figure Sheikh Ahmad Fahad Al-Sabah

Appeals court acquits Sheikh Ahmad Fahad Al-Sabah of all charges pressed against him by public prosecution.

Arab League condemns ‘hateful campaign’ against Qatar

League's General Assembly declares its ‘full support’ for Qatar's hosting of World Cup, which will be first tournament held in Arab country.

Crisis of unemployment: Over 30% of Arab youth jobless

Director general of Arab Labour Organisation says many graduates fail to find employment because their specialisations are not needed by private sector.

ECSSR concludes annual Conference on Shifting Roles, Interests and Alliances in Middle East

Conference participants emphasize unwavering importance of security of Middle East to international community.